A fashionista at heart, VJ by passion, an actor by profession and a darling by nature; the bubbly beauty Syra Shahroz has become a household name in Pakistan. The new mommy in town seems to have mastered the art of juggling her stellar career and motherhood while looking like a movie star!
Syra is all set to make her big debut with Pakistani movie “Chalay Thay Saath”, all set to hit the theaters next month!
Let’s take a sneak peak into the diva’s personal and professional life. View Syra Shahroz’s complete biography and pictures below.
Name: Syra Shahroz (Syra Yousuf)
Birthday: 20th April
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Relationship Status: Married
Spouse: Shahroz Subzwari
Current Residence: Karachi
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Brown
Profession: VJ, Model & Actress
Hobbies: Reading, cooking, traveling & listening to music.
Most Challenging Project: Ru Baru
Favorite Snack: Slims and popcorns
Favorite Holiday Destination: Turkey
Favorite Perfume: Issey Miyake
Favorite Accessory: Her Shades
Favorite Movie: The Enemy At The Gate, American History X & Cruel Intentions
Did You Know? Syra loves her Forever 21 Bubblegum Pink Skinnies
LIFE OF SYRA SHAHROZ
Syra ‘s father is from Peshawar, Pakistan while her mother is of Afghan origin. She has three sisters, the late Ruqaiya Yousuf, Palwasha and Alishba Yousuf.
She married Shahroz Subzwari, the son of the famous television actor Behroz Subzwari, on 21st October 2012. Unfortunately after 2 weeks of their wedding, Syra lost her sister Ruqaiya who was battling with cancer. In 2014, the model turned VJ turned actress gave birth to an adorable baby girl, Nooreh.
Did You Know? Syra cooks Baked Fish and Chicken Wings best amongst all dishes!
WORK LIFE AND ACHIEVEMENTS
From a tender age of 16, Syra stepped into the world of entertainment as a model. Her break on television was in 2010 as a VJ on MTV. If you ever watched MTV’s “Bheja Fry” and “Most Wanted”, you will remember the lively lady, Syra hosting these shows.
Watch some of her VJ videos from old MTV days here.
VJ Syra on MTV Most Wanted
VJ Syra on MTV Bheja Fry
Proving her mettle as a VJ, the rising icon eventually headed a year later to make a smashing entrance in TV serials. The diva’s debut drama was Hum TV’s Mera Naseeb in 2011. The critics praised her acting while the audience loved her for looks and style. Successfully creating an uproar in the drama industry, none could stop Syra from becoming the favorite of the directors.
Did You Know? Syra’s favourite actress from the entertainment industry is Saba Qamar
In the same year, she graced the small screen yet again in Hum TV’s Mohabbat Rooth Jaye Tou. 2012 was a successful year for Mrs. Shahroz for she received a major back to back career boom with Hum TV’s Bilquees Kaur, ARY Digital’s Olper’s Tanhaiyaan: Naye Silsilay and Coke Kahani.
The viewers saw her in a different avatar of a negative role in ARY Digital’s Darmiyaan in 2013 and in a double role in HUM Tv’s Ru Baru in 2014.
Now the stylish starlet is all set for cinematic debut with Jawed Bashir’s Teri Meri Love Story and Love You Babylicious in which she will appear across her husband, Shahroz.
Little do people know that the uproar of Syra’s acting trysts and pretty face reached across the border and even Hollywood. Reaped various international offers, she declined them all due to either intimate scenes or lack of time.
Did You Know? Syra was offered a role of a Pakistani girl in an English feature film directed by Santosh Sivan to star opposite Sir Ben Kingsley.
Due to her striking smile, she grabbed the accolade of The Most Beautiful Smile at Veet Celebration of Beauty Awards 2013. What’s more, she won the Best Showstopper Award at Sunday Awards 2015.
|2011||Mera Naseeb||Nazia||Hum TV|
|2011||Mohabbat Rooth Jaye Toh||Maryam||Hum TV|
|2012||Bilqees Kaur||Soha Sultan||Hum TV|
|2012||Tanhaiyan Naye Silsilay||Sarena||ARY Digital|
|2012||Coke Kahani||Zoya||ARY Digital|
|2014||Ru Baru||Shabeeha/Neelam||Hum TV|
|2016||Teri Meri Love Story||TBA|
|TBA||Love You Babylicious||TBA|
|2011||Pakistan Media Awards||Best New Actress for Mera Naseeb||Nominated|
|2013||Veet Celebrations Of Beauty||Most Beautiful Smile||Won|
|2015||Sunday Awards||Best Showstopper||Won|
WEDDING WITH SHAHROZ SUBZWARI
Syra and Shahroz initially met at a wedding of their mutual friend Ali Tariq. That time, both were teenagers; the actress 18 years old and the hero 19 years of age. Amidst Ali Tariq’s dholki and dance practices, Shahroz fell in love with Syra and the two began dating each other in 2006.
Did You Know? Shahroz confesses of being very insecure and over-possessive about Syra.
During their relationship, the couple went through a temporary break-up. In 2012, working together on the sets of Tanhaiyaan: Naye Silsilay, their love rekindled. While on-screen chemistry was adored by the fans the popular pair geared up to tie the knot in real life. Soon after the drama hit the airwaves, the media circuit was abuzz with the news of their marriage after Shahroz secured her lady for good.
Their intimate nikkah ceremonies were held in Karachi. Syra wore a stunning Kamdani ivory-colored, chicken-kari dress made by her mother-in-law and her makeup was done by the beautician Ranna. The couple celebrated their honeymoon in Rome, Italy.
Check out Syra’s cute dubsmash video here.
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Did You Know? Syra Shahroz is a shopaholic!
While they make an awesome couple both on and off-screen, they are also a spectacular dancing duo.
Watch their dance videos from various events below.
Syra Shahroz & Shahroz Subzwari’s Dance at Shehzad Sheikh’s Mehndi
Syra Shahroz & Shahroz Subzwari’s Dance at Hum TV Awards 2015
NOOREH – SYRA’S DAUGHTER
After a year and a half to her marriage with Shahroze, the good-looking pair were blessed with a baby girl. Nooreh, it seems is a carbon copy of her gorgeous mom.
The celebrity couple threw a big bash on her 1st birthday and celebrated the happy occasion by inviting all their loved ones.
ADS & ENDORSEMENTS
With her chiseled features, slender figure, silky locks, sparkling eyes and girl-next-door charm, Syra possesses the perfect look for a model. Over the time, she became the face of many popular brands and starred in a variety of promotional adverts.
Did You Know? Syra has starred in more than 50 Television commercials to date.
Pepsi Ramadan TVC 2015
Warid TVC 2015
Nestle Cerelac TVC 2015
Pepsi Khana Baney Exciting TVC 2015
Syra & Shahroz Huawei Y5 & Y3 TVC 2015
ICI Dulux- A Colourful Start TVC
Zong TVC 2012
Fair & Lovely TVC 2012
Peki Cake Ad 2012
Nestle Fruita Vitals – Orange Ad 2012
Jazz Friends & Family TVC 2012
Tetley TVC 2012
Brite Total TVC
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